Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

cì zī

  1. measure word a time
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: (Guoyu '次' n 5; Unihan '次')
  2. adjective second-rate
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Comparison 比较
    Notes: In the sense of 较差; for example, 次货 'second rate goods' (Guoyu '次' adj 1; Kroll '次' 1b)
  3. adjective second / secondary
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Position 位
    Notes: In the sense of 第二; for example, 次子 'second son' (Guoyu '次' adj 2; Kroll '次' 1a)
  4. noun temporary stopover / temporary lodging
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 客次; while travelling on a journey (Guoyu '次' n 4; Kroll '次' 4a)
  5. noun a sequence / an order
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 顺序 (Guoyu '次' n 1; Kroll '次' 2; Unihan '次')
  6. verb to arrive
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 至 (Guoyu '次' v 4)
  7. noun to be next in sequence
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '次' v 1; Kroll '次' 1)
  8. noun positions of the 12 Jupiter stations
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '次' 3)
  9. noun positions of the sun and moon on the ecliptic
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '次' 3a)
  10. noun stage of a journey
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Especially, a stage of a military march (Kroll '次' 4)
  11. noun ranks
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 队伍 (Guoyu '次' n 2)
  12. noun an official position
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 官职 (Guoyu '次' n 3)
  13. noun inside
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 中 (Guoyu '次' n 4)
  14. verb to hesitate
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 次且 (Guoyu '次' zī)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Canon of Supreme Mystery 《太玄經》 Full Text 606
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷七十九 志第二十九:  輿服二 Volume 79 Treatises 32: Carriages and Clothes 2 240
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷二十三上   志第十三上  儀衛上 Volume 23a Treatises 13: Ceremonies 1 122
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷二十三下   志第十三下  儀衛下 Volume 23b Treatises 14: Ceremonies 2 116
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷二十五 志第十五 輿服 Volume 25 Treatises 15: Travel and Dress 105
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百四十七 志第一百 儀衞五 Volume 147 Treatises 100: Ceremonial Guards 5 96
History of Song 《宋史》 卷四百九十一 列傳第二百五十 外國七 流求國 定安國 渤海國 日本國 党項 Volume 491 Biographies 250: Foreign States 7 - Ryukyu Islands, Ding'an, Bohai, Japan, Tangut 86
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百四十五 志第九十八 儀衞三 Volume 145 Treatises 98: Ceremonial Guards 3 83
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷七十一 志第二十二:  禮樂五 Volume 71 Treatises 24: Rites and Music 5 79
History of Ming 《明史》 卷三十五 志第十一 曆五 Volume 35 Treatises 11: Calendar 5 79